Is a glass lined enamel or a stainless steel tank better?

Is a glass lined enamel or a stainless steel tank better?

Stainless Steel Tanks - If you don’t have high mineral or bore water, stainless steel tanks could be a good option. They usually come with 10-year warranties.

Glass-Lined enamel Tanks - If you have high mineral or bore water, glass-lined tanks are your best option. These water types often erode stainless steel tanks (thus causing leaks) while glass-lined tanks remain impervious. In fact, glass-lined tanks perform well in all Australian conditions and water types. Unlike stainless steel tanks, they usually come with shorter 5-year warranties. They usually come with a sacrificial anode which can extend the life of the tank if replaced when used. 

Most likely, you won’t have to make this decision yourself; your supplier will happily recommend the right tank for your home.

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